ACP-EU NDRR Resources

Activity Report, Annual Report, Report February 27, 2018

ACP-EU NDRR Program: Activity Report 2016-2017

The ACP-EU NDRR Activity Report for the period 2016-2017 offers an overview on how the Program continues to scale-up its support to disaster-prone ACP countries through technical assistance, capacity building and knowledge sharing.
Activity Report December 10, 2018

Result Area 2 Activity Report 2017-2018

The report summarizes the activities of the Result Area 2 Program in 2017-2018.
Activity Report, Annual Report, Report November 14, 2018

ACP-EU NDRR Program: Activity Report 2017-2018

The ACP-EU NDRR Program Activity Report highlights the results achieved during 2017-2018. High demand from stakeholders resulted in 40 active projects supporting disaster resilience in 28 countries in total.
Other November 14, 2018

Focus Day on Mainstreaming Disaster Risk Management and Climate Change Adaptation in ACP Countries

On 9 November 2018, nearly 90 participants attended the second edition of the Intra-ACP Focus Day on the ACP-EU NDRR Program in Brussels, Belgium, hosted by the ACP Secretariat.
Other October 22, 2018

Boosting Investments in Hydromet for Resilient Development Throughout Africa

A Feature Story was published on the ECOWAS Hydromet Forum and Disaster Risk Reduction Platform. This event was organized in the frame of the Result Area 2 African Regional Economic Communities Program.
Post-Disaster Assessment October 18, 2018

Hurricane Irma and Maria Recovery Needs Assessment for Antigua and Barbuda

The ACP-EU NDRR Program supported the Government of Antigua and Barbuda to conduct a recovery needs assessment following Hurricane Irma. The executive summary sets out the key findings of the assessment.
Results in Resilience October 15, 2018

Fiji and Tonga: Results in Resilience - Using Unmanned Aerial Vehicles to Assess Disaster Risk in Fiji and Tonga

The results of two projects supporting the use of UAVs for disaster and climate risk assessments, and for rapid identification of damages to the environment in post-disaster situations, are presented in the Results in Resilience story.
Post-Disaster Assessment July 31, 2018

Tonga: Post-Disaster Rapid Assessment

Following an official request from the government of Tonga for post-disaster assistance following Tropical Cyclone Gita in February 2018, the ACP-EU NDRR Program supported the government in undertaking a post-disaster rapid assessment.
Results in Resilience July 17, 2018

Solomon Islands: Results in Resilience - Building Community Resilience in the Solomon Islands

The successful results of the Community Resilience to Climate and Disaster Risk in Solomon Islands (CRISP) project are presented in the Results of Resilience story.
Results in Resilience July 17, 2018

Lesotho: Results in Resilience - Strengthening Hydromet Services in Lesotho

The successful results of the Climate Risk Analysis & Early Warning Information Management Systems project are presented in the Results of Resilience story.
Report July 4, 2018

Belize, Grenada, Jamaica and Saint Lucia: Reports on advancing disaster risk financing strategies in the Caribbean

Four reports on recommendations for advancing national disaster risk financing strategies for Belize, Grenada, Jamaica and Saint Lucia were published in the frame of the Caribbean Disaster Risk Financing Technical Assistance (DRFTA) project.
Results in Resilience, Stories of Impact July 4, 2018

Fiji: Results in Resilience - Climate Vulnerability Assessment

The successful results of the Fiji Climate Vulnerability Assessment project are presented in the Results of Resilience story.
Results in Resilience, Stories of Impact July 4, 2018

Tanzania: Results in Resilience - Improving Risk Information

The successful results of the Building Climate Resilience in Tanzania Water Sector project are presented in the Results of Resilience story.
Results in Resilience, Stories of Impact June 22, 2018

Togo: Results in Resilience - Enhancing Disaster Preparedness

The successful results of the Integrated Disaster and Land Management (IDLM) project are presented in the Results of Resilience story.
Report May 31, 2018

Third Edition of the World Reconstruction Conference: Proceedings and Knowledge Report, and Executive Summary

The third edition of the World Reconstruction Conference - Proceedings and Knowledge Report summarizes the event's sessions and objectives which brought together approximately 800 participants from civil society, national and local governments, academia, the private sector and international organizations from around the world in Brussels from 6-8 June 2017.
Report April 25, 2018

Supporting Road Network Vulnerability Assessments in Pacific Island Countries

The ACP-EU NDRR Program financed the development of an objective, transparent and repeatable approach to assess the vulnerability of road networks in Pacific Island Countries, and to identify and prioritise the possible options for action.
Activity Report, Annual Report, Report February 28, 2018

Result Area 2: Activity Report 2016-2017

This report summarizes the activities and achievements for 2016-2017 under the Result 2 of the Program Building Disaster Resilience in Sub-Saharan Africa. Result Area 2 strengthens DRM capacities of African Regional Economic Communities.
Activity Report, Annual Report, Report February 27, 2018

ACP-EU NDRR Program: Activity Report 2016-2017

The ACP-EU NDRR Activity Report for the period 2016-2017 offers an overview on how the Program continues to scale-up its support to disaster-prone ACP countries through technical assistance, capacity building and knowledge sharing.
Brochure March 26, 2018

ACP-EU NDRR Program Brochure

The ACP-EU NDRR Program brochure outlines the Program’s objectives and selected achievements. 
Post-Disaster Assessment February 21, 2018

Somalia: Drought Impact and Needs Assessment (Volume II)

The report for the Somalia Drought and Impact Assessment was published in January 2017. This assessment, undertaken with the support of the ACP-EU NDRR Program, enabled to assess damages and impact following the 2016-2017 drought in Somalia.
Post-Disaster Assessment February 21, 2018

Somalia: Drought Impact and Needs Assessment (Volume III)

The report for the Somalia Drought and Impact Assessment was published in January 2017. This assessment, undertaken with the support of the ACP-EU NDRR Program, enabled to assess damages and impact following the 2016-2017 drought in Somalia.
Brief November 5, 2018

Somalia Drought Impact and Needs Assessment (DINA) Executive Brief

This document offers a brief overview of the Somalia Drought Impact and Needs Assessment (DINA) and subsequent Resilience and Recovery Framework (RRF), which were requested by the government in August 2017 to identify the root causes of recurrent drought and develop a strategy for medium-term recovery and long-term resilience.

Activity Report, Annual Report January 30, 2018

Africa Disaster Risk Financing Initiative: Activity Report 2016-2017

This activity report summarizes activities of Result Area 5, also known as the Africa Disaster Risk Financing (ADRF) Initiative from July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2017. The report gives an overview of the achievements to date and identifies upcoming priorities and challenges.
Post-Disaster Assessment February 16, 2018

Somalia: Drought Impact and Needs Assessment (Volume I)

The report for the Somalia Drought and Impact Assessment was published in January 2017. This assessment, undertaken with the support of the ACP-EU NDRR Program, enabled to assess damages and impact following the 2016-2017 drought in Somalia.
Post-Disaster Assessment January 25, 2018

Dominica: Post-Disaster Needs Assessment following Hurricane Maria

Following an official request from the government of Dominica for post-disaster assistance following Hurricane Maria in Spetember 2017, the NDRR Program supported the government in undertaking a post-disaster assessment.
Report January 24, 2018

Urban Flood Risk Management in the Pacific

This Knowledge Note describes a benchmarking method developed to track the progress of Pacific Island Countries (PICs) on best-practice flood risk management (FRM). The method was applied to Fiji, Samoa, the Solomion Islands, and Vanuatu.
Report November 16, 2017

Fiji: Climate Vulnerability Assessment - Summary Report

This summary report highlights the main messages from Fiji's climate vulnerability assessment, which was launched at COP23 in Bonn.
Report November 13, 2017

Fiji: Climate Vulnerability Assessment

The report provides significant new analysis of Fiji's vulnerability to climate change, and was launched at COP23 in Bonn.
Post-Disaster Assessment November 13, 2017

Sierra Leone: Rapid Damage and Loss Assessment

Following the landslides and floods in August 2017, the government of Sierra Leone asked for support to undertake a Post-Mudslides and Floods Rapid Needs Assessment and to develop a Floods Recovery Framework.
Other July 19, 2017

Tanzania: Ramani Huria community mapping in Dar es Salaam - video

Ramani Huria is a community-based mapping activity in Dar es Salaam that trains university students and local community members on how to create highly accurate maps of the most flood-prone areas in the city.
Report, Risk Profile July 18, 2017

Southwest Indian Ocean Risk Assessment and Financing Initiative: Summary Report

A summary report was published on the Southwest Indian Ocean Islands Risk Assessment and Financing Initiative (SWIO RAFI) Initiative, which summarizes progress made on analytical work to improve the understanding of disaster risks and risk financing solutions.
Brochure June 11, 2016

ACP-EU NDRR Program Brochure

The ACP-EU NDRR Program brochure outlines the Program’s objectives and selected achievements.
Annual Report July 5, 2018

Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery: Annual Report 2017

GFDRR's annual report 2017 sets out the progress and results that have been made from July 2016 to June 2017, and includes a highlight on the work of the ACP-EU NDRR Program.
Report June 28, 2017

Jamaica: Coastal Management and Beach Restoration Guidelines

A review was conducted of existing coastal management and beach restoration guidelines for Jamaica, and updated guidelines and regulations were proposed.
Guide June 13, 2017

Focus Day on Post-Disaster Response in Brussels

On 9 June 2017, more than 100 participants from African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) countries attended a “Focus Day” on lessons learned from post-disaster response in ACP countries in the frame of the ACP-EU Natural Disaster Risk Reduction (NDRR) Program.
Stories of Impact June 2, 2017

Stories of Impact Series

A series of stories were published, highlighting achievements of disaster risk initiatives supported by the ACP-EU NDRR Program.
Post-Disaster Assessment June 2, 2017

PDNAs and Rapid Assessments

Building upon the tripartite Joint Declaration on Post-Crisis Assessments and Recovery Planning signed by the EU, the WBG, and the UN in 2008, the ACP-EU NDRR Program has supported ACP governments in undertaking 19 post disaster assessments.
Annual Report, Report March 27, 2017

Result Area 2: Activity Report 2014-2016

The report summarizes the activities and achievements in 2014-2016 under Result Area 2 of the Program Building Disaster Resilience in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Report March 17, 2017

Africa Disaster Risk Financing Initiative: Activity Report 2014-2016

The activity report summarizes activities of Result Area 5, also known as the Africa Disaster Risk Financing (ADRF) Initiative, from its commencement in August 2014 to 30 June 2016.
Annual Report, Report June 27, 2017

ACP-EU NDRR Program: Activity Report 2015-2016

The ACP-EU NDRR Activity Report for the period 2015-2016 offers an overview of how the Program continues to scale-up its support to disaster-prone ACP countries through technical assistance, capacity building and knowledge sharing.
Stories of Impact November 21, 2016

Guyana: Story of Impact - Communicating Flood Risk Along Guyana’s Coast

The technical assistance project informed policymakers, stakeholders and the general public of efforts to understand and strengthen flood control systems, heighten awareness of flood risks, and explain the technologies used to mitigate these risks.
Stories of Impact November 21, 2016

Timor-Leste: Story of Impact - Building Climate and Disaster Resilience in Timor-Leste

The National Disaster Management Directorate of the government of Timor Leste implemented Climate and Disaster Resilience in Communities-activities in the northern part of Timor-Leste.
Annual Report July 5, 2018

Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery: Annual Report 2016

GFDRR's annual report 2016 sets out the progress and results that have been made from July 2015 to June 2016, and includes a highlight on the work of the ACP-EU NDRR Program.
Report July 31, 2017

Rwanda: National Risk Atlas

The Government of Rwanda conducted with support of the ACP-EU NDRR Program a comprehensive and nationwide assessment of existing disaster risk, in order to develop a comprehensive disaster risk profile for Rwanda.
Post-Disaster Assessment June 12, 2016

Fiji: Post-Disaster Needs Assessment - Tropical Cyclone Winston February 2016

The Post-Disaster Needs Assessment assessed the damages and needs following Tropical Cyclone Winston which struck Fiji in February 2016.
Post-Disaster Assessment June 12, 2016

Djibouti: Post Disaster Needs Assessment - droughts in 2008-2011

The PDNA helped the Government of Djibouti to identify priority drought mitigation measures and to develop together with development partners a recovery strategy to address the short-term emergency needs following the droughts in 2008-2011.
Post-Disaster Assessment June 12, 2016

Fiji: Post Disaster Needs Assessment - Tropical Cyclone Evan in 2012

The report assesses losses and damages following Tropical Cyclone Evan in Fiji in 2012, and outlines opportunities for disater risk reduction.
Post-Disaster Assessment June 12, 2016

Seychelles: Damage, Loss and Needs Assessment

This report assesses damages, losses and needs following the severe flooding and landslides in the Seychelles in 2013 as a result of Tropical Cyclone Felleng.
Post-Disaster Assessment June 12, 2016

Lesotho: Water Security and Climate Change Assessment

The report examines the implications of climate change for Lesotho’s future development and economy, focusing particularly on the different water infrastructure investments being considered by the Government of Lesotho.
Post-Disaster Assessment June 12, 2016

Nigeria: Post Disaster Needs Assessment - Floods in 2012

The PDNA assessed the impact and needs following the floods in 2012 in Nigeria.
Post-Disaster Assessment June 12, 2016

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines: Rapid Damage and Loss Assessment

The report prodides a rapid damage and loss assessment following the heavy rains and resulting floods in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines in December 2013.
Post-Disaster Assessment June 12, 2016

Fiji: Disaster Recovery Framework

The Disaster Recovery Framework was published alongside the Post-Disaster Needs Assessment, following Tropical Cyclone Winston which struck Fiji in February 2016.
Post-Disaster Assessment June 12, 2016

Kenya: Post Disaster Needs Assessment - droughts in 2008-2011

The PDNA assessed the impacts of the drought period in 2008-2011 and the resulting needs in order to save the lives and livelihoods of millions.
Post-Disaster Assessment June 12, 2016

Samoa: Post-Disaster Needs Assessment - Tropical Cyclone Evan 2012

The Post Disaster Needs Assessment assisted the Government of Samoa to determine the impacts of Cyclone Evan in 2012 and to review and revise strategies and measures to reduce risks and to build back better.
Post-Disaster Assessment June 12, 2016

St Lucia: Rapid Damage and Needs Assessment

The report assesses the damages and losses to critical public infrastructures in Saint Lucia resulting from flood and landslides, as a consequence of the torrential rain on 24-25 December 2013.
Post-Disaster Assessment June 11, 2016

Cabo Verde: Post Disaster Needs Assessment

Following the eruption of the Pico do Fogo volcano from November 2014 until February 2015, a PDNA was undertaken at the request of the Government of Cabo Verde.
Report June 11, 2016

ACP-EU NDRR Program Progress Report 2011-2013

The report describes the first two years of implementation of the ACP-EU NDRR Program.
Brochure June 11, 2016

Southwest Indian Ocean Risk Assessment and Financing Initiative

The brochure explains in a nutshell the SWIO RAFI Initiative, which seeks to address high vulnerability of the Southwest Indian Ocean Island States to disaster losses.
Post-Disaster Assessment July 6, 2018

Cameroon: Emergency Flood Assessment and Rehabilitation Planning

Following the heavy rains affecting the Northern regions of Cameroun in 2012, the project helped to identify key measures to prevent dike collapse and to rehabilitate water-related infrastructure to reduce future risks.
Report June 11, 2016

Guyana: Report - Managing Flood Risk in Guyana, the Conservancy Adaptation Project 2008-2013

The report describes in-depth the Conservancy Adaptation Project in Guyana 2008-2013, and the results achieved.
Brochure June 11, 2016

Rwanda: Brochure - Development of Comprehensive Disaster Risk Profiles for enhancing Disaster Management in Rwanda

The Development of (national and local) Comprehensive Disaster Risk Profiles for Enhancing Disaster Management project was launched in October 2012 and closed in April 2016, having successfully completed all key planned activities.

Brochure June 11, 2016

Guyana: Brochure - Managing Flood Risk in Guyana, the Conservancy Adaptation Project 2008-2013

The brochure sets out in a nutshell the results of the Guyana’s Conservancy Adaptation Project.
Brochure June 10, 2016

Disaster Risk Management, Sustainability and Urban Resilience

The brochure elaborates on DiMSUR, an innovative sub-regional centre, providing technical assistance and promoting the dissemination of knowledge and good practices for its member countries Comoros, Madagascar, Malawi, and Mozambique.
Stories of Impact June 10, 2016

Malawi: Post Disaster Needs Assessment

Following the January 2015 floods which were one of the most devastating in the history of Malawi, the NDRR Program supported a PDNA to identify risks and guide recovery efforts.
Report June 10, 2016

Timor-Leste: Hazard Risk Assesment Synthesis Report

The publication presents the assessment of natural disaster risks in Timor-Leste, focusing on landslides, floods, and strong wind hazards. This assessment helps develop technical and institutional capacity.
Post-Disaster Assessment June 10, 2016

Mozambique: Damage Assessment, and Early Recovery and Sustainable Reconstruction Priorities

Mozambique experienced in 2015 widespread flooding. A rapid assessment was conducted which evaluated the impact of the events, provided advice to the government, and identified potential financial support.
Report June 10, 2016

Dominican Republic: Disaster Risk Financing and Insurance

The publication sets out the analysis of fiscal and economic impacts of natural disasters in the Dominican Republic. The study sets the basis for developing a disaster risk financing strategy.
Post-Disaster Assessment June 10, 2016

Dominica: Rapid Damage and Impact Assessment

The PDNA assesses the impacts of Tropical Storm Erika in August 2015 in Dominica, the resulting needs, and options for disaster risk management.
Annual Report, Report June 9, 2016

ACP-EU NDRR Program: Activity Report 2014-2015

The ACP-EU NDRR Activity Report covers the activities for the period 2014-2015.
Annual Report June 9, 2016

Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery: Annual Report 2015

GFDRR's annual report 2015 sets out the progress and results that have been made from July 2014 to June 2015, and includes a highlight on the work of the ACP-EU NDRR Program.
Annual Report July 5, 2018

Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery: Annual Report 2014

GFDRR's annual report 2014 sets out the progress and results that have been made from July 2013 to June 2014, and includes a highlight on the work of the ACP-EU NDRR Program.
Annual Report July 5, 2018

Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery: Annual Report 2013

GFDRR's annual report 2013 sets out the progress and results that have been made from July 2012 to June 2013, and includes a highlight on the work of the ACP-EU NDRR Program.
Annual Report July 5, 2018

Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery: Annual Report 2012

GFDRR's annual report 2012 sets out the progress and results that have been made from July 2011 to June 2012, and includes a highlight on the work of the ACP-EU NDRR Program.